Preparing for Public Health Threats and Emergencies in AZ
Working to monitor, prevent and control infectious diseases and environmental health concerns in Arizona.
Ensuring that the public health system of Arizona is prepared for public health emergencies whether natural or intentional.
Protecting the health and safety of people requiring emergency medical services by certifying and educating first responders.
Conducting infectious and communicable disease analyses, contaminant investigations, and newborn screenings to protect all Arizonans.
Managing data, health registries, population health and vital statistics, and administering the annual Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) survey.
Rapidly responding to public health emergencies, conducting contact tracing and case investigation, and providing guidance and data to stop the spread of disease.